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Huron Technologies TISSUEscope LE

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Status: 
Active
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UMN Rate: 
$15 per slide - Contact UIC Staff for details
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The UIC provides color brightfield slide scanning as a service at $15/slide.  The TissueScope LE is a brightfiled slide scanner that can scan up to twelve (12) 1x3" or (6) 2x3" slides at a time as save the entire slide image in .tif format.  The scans can be done at 20x and 40x of the entire tissue section on the slide. 

The slides can be dropped at any UIC location (the scanner is in 1-220 CCRB) and then picked up in 1-220 CCRB once scanned.  The turnaround time is dependent on the number of slides with an average of a 12-24 slides per day scan rate. There service is requested from https://my.ilabsolutions.com/service_center/2948?tab=services.

Please be sure the slides are clean, free from any excess mounting media and ready to image.